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Green Gotham with – Scott Miller

August 23, 2014 // 0 Comments

  Not surprisingly, I was too long-winded in my last post, announcing that the latest episode of “Green Gotham” is up on YouTube and Viemo. It features an interview Scott Miller, a sustainability consultant who helped save Caesar’s Hotels and Casinos money by reducing its water use.   You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC9FnqHUGWnDngT8nu1snPFw Vimeo: https://vimeo.com/100003267 To make sure you see the remaining 8 episodes (they air every two weeks—the next one will be up on Wednesday on line—not sure when it will go up on MNN), please friend our [...]

Tell Comptroller DiNapoli to Divest NYS from Fossil Fuels

April 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

Photographs from Tell Comptroller DiNapoli to Divest NYS from Fossil Fuels ALL PHOTOGRAPHS by Marilyn Stern On Thursday, March 27, 2014, students and other groups rallied in downtown Manhattan in front of NYS Comptroller DiNapoli’s office building to urge him to divest all funds from fossil fuel corporations and reinvest those funds in alternative and renewable businesses. NYS Comptroller DiNapoli has made powerful statements warning about the risks of investing in fossil fuels and said, “Institutional investors must think over the long-term, which means that we must take environmental [...]

Tell Comptroller DiNapoli to Divest NYS from Fossil Fuels

March 31, 2014 // 0 Comments

  On Thursday, March 27, 2014, students and other groups rallied in downtown Manhattan in front of NYS Comptroller DiNapoli’s office building to urge him to divest all funds from fossil fuel corporations and reinvest those funds in alternative and renewable businesses. NYS Comptroller DiNapoli has made powerful statements warning about the risks of investing in fossil fuels and said, “Institutional investors must think over the long-term, which means that we must take environmental risks into consideration when we make investments.” Let’s help him make the right [...]

EMISSIONS: Images From The Mixing Layer (art exhibition)

October 28, 2013 // 0 Comments

EMISSIONS: Images From The Mixing Layer (art exhibition) This exhibition at The Cooper Union, NYC, runs until November 8, 2013. It is based on a scientific study initiated by the curators and carried out by Gas Safety Inc. under the auspices of Damascus Citizens for Sustainability. The study consisted in measuring the fugitive gas emissions–gas pipeline leaks–from 160 miles of roadways in Manhattan in 2012. The findings from that study presented in a graphic form show that the island is enveloped in a cloud of methane. A panel discussion will be held on Wednesday, October 30,2013 [...]